Photograph by
Spitzer, David D., American
Subject of
Cotton, James, American, born 1935
Date
1979
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W (Image): 9 5/16 x 13 11/16 in. (23.7 x 34.8 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 10 7/16 x 13 3/4 in. (26.5 x 35 cm)
H x W (Matted): 16 x 20 in. (40.6 x 50.8 cm)
Description
A black-and-white photograph of James Cotton holding a harmonica at a microphone during a performance in Coconut Grove, FL. He is wearing a white shirt and has a watch on his left wrist. His eyes are wide and his mouth is open.
Place captured
Coconut Grove, Miami, Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States, North and Central America
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Type
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Topic
Blues (Music)
Composers (Musicians)
Instrumentalists (Musicians)
Photography
Singers (Musicians)
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of David D. Spitzer
Object number
2012.164.11
Restrictions & Rights
© David D. Spitzer
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd527f80cb6-c8cd-41d4-8cba-6e51fcbd04d0
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